Why IPI?

Why Innovation Partners Incubation?

Experience is the Key to IPI’s Success

IPI celebrated 25 years as a recognized leader in the field of business incubation in 2011. It is difficult to measure the numbers of entrepreneurs who have directly and indirectly benefited from IPI expertise. Client businesses through the years have ranged from aquaculture to laser plotting and medical devices. We have established non-profits, conducted a successful turn-around and trained countless entrepreneurs. We have been successful in developing strategic plans for both public and private sector incubators, for technology and mixed-use applications. We have served as advisors in the fields of biotech, clean energy, Internet services, ICT, mapping and computer software. The range of experiences covers an equally broad spectrum.

  • Venture Fair Development
  • Biometric Technology – Department of Defense
  • ICT Assessment and Modeling
  • Mentorship Program Creation and Management
  • Security Software Development
  • Entrepreneurial Forums
  • US Civilian Research & Development Foundation projects
  • Incubator Development and Management
  • Clean Energy Technology
  • Tech Transfer and Commercialization
  • International Program Management and Evaluation

The Product: Successful Business Development

Business incubators, from proposed to existing programs, can benefit significantly from our experience. IPI has been working with start-up companies since its founding, providing strategic planning and management assistance. IPI expertise includes: feasibility studies, program creation and development, management, funding (VC, Angels, grants), advisory group formation, business plans, technology transfer, manager training, mentoring and coaching.

The Team: Experts for Success in Business

IPI has built relationships with consultants around the world. We have assembled a group of the most experienced and recognized incubation professionals in the industry to comprise a cadre of expert “Partner” consultants – the IPI Team. A specialized team is tailored from this core group for each engagement, marshaling the most appropriate expertise and skills to produce the best outcome. Specialized expertise in areas such as market research, accounting, legal, audit, real estate and architecture are available through IPI’s extensive affiliation with professional networks to complement the IPI Team as needed.

Each member of the IPI Team is an independent, accomplished management consultant with an exceptional and verifiable track record of experience in developing, managing and analyzing incubator operations and new companies.

IPI Team consultants have current experience in Energy & Environment, ICT, Transportation, and Agriculture sectors and expertise in a vast array of disciplines:

  • Venture finance
  • Enterprise support programs including entrepreneur forums, expos and venture fairs
  • Incubation program development and management
  • Financial management
  • Software development
  • Clean technology
  • Tech transfer and commercialization
  • International program management and evaluation
  • Market research and due diligence